where do you put () in this problem 8*9-2-3=32

asked Aug 21, 2011

Your answer

 Your name to display (optional): Email me at this address if my answer is selected or commented on: Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications. Anti-spam verification: To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

2 Answers

In order for this equation to be equal the the result of the left side must be 32

the only way to get that result is to:

8*(9-2-3)=32

order of opperations says that you do everything inside the parenthesis first

9-2-3=4

8*4=32

32=32

this would make the equation true.
answered Aug 21, 2011 by anonymous
8 * ((9 - 2) - 3) = 32
answered Aug 21, 2011 by anonymous

Related questions

1 answer 112 views
112 views
0 answers 45 views
45 views
1 answer 113 views
113 views
3 answers 1,887 views
1,887 views
3 answers 190 views
190 views
1 answer 23 views
23 views
1 answer 20 views
20 views
1 answer 31 views
31 views
1 answer 38 views
38 views
2 answers 137 views
137 views
0 answers 20 views
20 views
0 answers 208 views
208 views
2 answers 118 views
118 views
3 answers 355 views
355 views
2 answers 60 views
60 views
1 answer 19 views
19 views
1 answer 462 views
462 views
1 answer 50 views
50 views
1 answer 66 views
66 views
0 answers 153 views
153 views
2 answers 27 views
27 views
1 answer 26 views
26 views
1 answer 144 views
144 views
0 answers 62 views
62 views
1 answer 72 views
72 views
0 answers 29 views
29 views
2 answers 209 views
209 views
1 answer 23 views
23 views
1 answer 90 views
90 views
1 answer 33 views
33 views
1 answer 38 views
38 views
1 answer 27 views
27 views
3 answers 1,824 views
1,824 views
3 answers 6,507 views
6,507 views
1 answer 163 views
163 views
2 answers 29 views
29 views
1 answer 36 views
36 views
0 answers 30 views
30 views
1 answer 69 views
69 views
0 answers 81 views
81 views
0 answers 121 views
121 views
0 answers 77 views
77 views
1 answer 331 views
331 views
0 answers 310 views
310 views
4 answers 390 views
390 views
3 answers 138 views
138 views
1 answer 54 views
54 views
0 answers 34 views
34 views
0 answers 22 views
22 views
0 answers 46 views
46 views